POP3 Details for Outlook.com

When you add the outlook.com account to Outlook, on the first screen make sure you select “Manual setup or additional server types”. On the next screen, choose “POP or IMAP” and enter the following Outlook.com mail server settings in the Server Information fields:

Account type: POP3
Incoming mail server: pop3.live.com
Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtp.live.com

Logon Information:
User Name: your @outlook.com email address
Password: your @outlook.com password

then click on the “More Settings” button:
Outgoing Server tab: mark the box “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” and select “use same settings as my incoming mail server”.

Advanced tab – Server Port Numbers:
Incoming server (POP3): port 995
 – you must also mark the box “this server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)”
Outgoing server (SMTP): port 587
 – you must also choose “TLS” for the option “Use the following types of encrypted connection”.


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